The Triumphal Sun has 74 ratings and 10 reviews. Rumi by Annemarie Schimmel The Masnavi by Rumi RUMI – 53 Secrets from the Tavern of Love by Rumi. The Triumphal Sun: A Study of the Works of Jalāloddin Rumi. Front Cover. Annemarie Schimmel. East-West Pub., – Religion – pages. Annemarie Schimmel was born in Erfurt, Germany on April 7, and attended the University of Berlin and the University of Marburg. Schimmel has taught at.

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I have not read this book in its entirety, yet I rated it five for its excellent section on Rumi’s theology. Along with writing more than eighty books and essays, Schimmel has translated literature from the Arabic, Persian, Turkish and Sindhi languages into German and English. Schimmel repeats Rumi endearingly tha, “The Divine alast and the human answer is the seal of the heart” which is, of course, come from Rumi’s writing. Mahdi rated it liked it Oct 03, Rumi’s work forms one of triumlhal pillars of the Sufi orders, particularly the Mevlevi order, better known in the West as the Whirling Dervishes.

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The book not only gives a very rich analysis of Rumi’s language and poetical art, but also a picture of medieval Konya, whose features the mystical poet transforms and transfigures. This is the Primordial Covenant. Her style is elegant but not floweryfacile- conveys a sense of depth and understanding of a rich material.

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You Have 0 Item s In Cart. Transformed by this light, consumed by this fire, Mowlana Rumi saw the world in a new light.

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We need more than a relationship with God schimmek just acknowledging him as merely a Creator. Wealth of backgroubd info as well as in depth analyis of images, sources, theology, impact and more. Omid rated it it was amazing Mar 27, Fine Books- Religion – pages.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Scjimmel to Read Currently Reading Read. The Psalmist wo As I read this book amongst several other books on Islamic mysticism, I reflect on how much I have and there are others who have nothing. Feb 28, Anjali added it.

The Triumphal Sun: A Study of the Works of Jalaloddin Rumi

Annemarie Schimmel – Author. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Man-made methods won’t alter the darkness of Islam in the hearts of Skn, but the cross of Christ will undoubtedly triumph. We can’t help but be the Apostle Paul who wished to be anathema if that would be it what it takes for his kinsfolk to accept Christ as Lord; they, instead, have become the enemies of the Cross whom Paul remembers weeping.

The Triumphal Sun: A Study of the Works of Jalāloddin Rumi

Our active participation involves rising, getting off our cushioned seats, and “prepare the way of the Lord” in order for Him to come into the lives of Muslims.

Refresh and try again. To ask other readers questions about The Triumphal Sunplease sign up. Bachir Mayne rated it it was amazing Apr 27, Click on image to enlarge. The Psalmist would hear this and break out in shouting joy, “Who is like the Lord our God?


This is a book on Rumi’s life, his poetry, his thought, and his influence. Mohommed rated it it was amazing Sep 09, The book not only gives a very rich analysis of Rumi’s language and poetical art, but also a picture of medieval Konya, whose features the mystical poet transforms and transfigures. To which all unborn souls answered “balaa, shahedna. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. To know God as a Creator like a Muslim does won’t give us that “joy” that the angel is talking about.

It is only by going back to God, by reawakening the soul to this Primordial Covenant, that we find rest. If you have been reading a lot of philosophy books and find yourself frustrated at the transiency of truth small t approached from strictly rational perspective Foucault give up on philosophy and history and invented genealogy, didn’t he?

It would be nice this Christmas to remember our Muslim brothers and sisters and pray for them to know the God who is Love and that is who He simply IS and that if He dwells in them will cast out all that unhealthy fear and terror out of their hearts.

Participation and the Mystery. To acknowledge God as just a Creator is something that even demons do and tremble as it says in the epistle of James.

The Triumphal Sun: A Study of the Works of Jalāloddin Rumi by Annemarie Schimmel

This section of Triumphal Sun is truly a gem worth reading and re-reading for those who are yet to appease that ache, as much as for those who have started walking the path to God. Another is that remembrance of God dhikrindividually or in a group, is at the heart of traditional Islam’s practice.

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